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Hedger’s lunch-break: Stephen Squire

Hedger’s lunch-break: Stephen Squire Lower Langham, Dolton, February 1980 More like this

Post vans at Winkleigh

Post vans at Winkleigh Winkleigh, 7 July 1973 More like this

Shipyard

Shipyard Appledore, 11 October 1974 More like this

Ladies of High Bickington in charge of...

Ladies of High Bickington in charge of... Village Hall, High..., 6 June 1977 More like this

Hedger’s lunch-break: Stephen Squire

Hedger’s lunch-break: Stephen Squire Lower Langham, Dolton, February 1980 More like this

Netting cabbages

Netting cabbages Lower Langham, Dolton, April 1984 More like this

Ivor Brock rescuing a lamb in a blizzard

Ivor Brock rescuing a lamb in a blizzard Millhams, Dolton, February 1978 More like this

Harvest festival decorations

Harvest festival decorations Iddesleigh Church, September 1975 More like this

Stephen Squire sorting logs

Stephen Squire sorting logs Lower Langham, Dolton, December 1978 More like this

Billo Griffiths

Billo Griffiths Appledore, December 1975 More like this

James Ravilious, photographer of rural life © Beaford Archive

Image of James Ravilious
by Alan Winn.

The Beaford Archive

Photographs by James Ravilious from 1972 - 1989

WELCOME. Towards the end of the last century, James Ravilious created an "endless tapestry" of life in rural north Devon. This site holds digital scans of the 1,700 negatives which he regarded as his finest work.

High quality prints of the images on this website can be purchased online, please see individual images for details.

The photographs on this site are protected by copyright law

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